Author Archives: Stephane Canal

Moonbug Entertainment renewed partnership with MBC Group

Moonbug Entertainment has renewed its partnership with MBC Group. The new cooperation agreement, Moonbug is set to add more television shows and programmes dedicated to children on the Arabic streaming platform Shahid VIP. The previous agreement MBC, Moonbug licensed properties including Little Baby Bum, Go Buster, Playtime with Twinkle, Little Baby Bus, ARPO, My Magic [...]

Showmax premiered first South African original ‘Troukoors’

Showmax has premiered the first season of its much anticipated South African original, a romcom titled ‘Troukoors’ (Wedding Fever). The show created by SAFTA winner Louis Pretorius and SAFTA nominee Albert Snyman, follows Ilse-Lee van Niekerk as Jessica, a wedding planner who is surrounded by love but struggling to find it for herself. The series [...]

MTN Nigeria and Airtel Africa launched payment service banks

MTN Nigeria and Airtel Africa, two of Nigerias largest telecommunications companies, announced in November that they have received approval in principle from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to operate payment service banks (PSBs). PSBs offer financial services, including deposit-taking from individuals and small businesses, providing payment and remittance services, issuing debit and prepaid cards, [...]

Zattoo & AXIAN partner to bring IPTV & OTT to Madagascar

Zattoo, one of the leading TV-as-a-Service providers in Europe, is proud to announce its new partnership with the AXIAN Group. Telma, an AXIAN Group subsidiary, and the biggest telecoms operator in the Indian Ocean, is using Zattoos end-to-end, fully hosted & managed TV-as-a-Service to offer a state of the art set-top box and App based [...]

Moonbug Entertainment launched ‘Moonbug Kids’ channel in MENA

Moonbug Entertainment Ltd has announced its partnership with OSN, the leading entertainment hub in the Middle East and North Africa, by launching the first Moonbug Kids branded linear preschool kids channel to the region.  This brand new curated linear channel will allow families 24/7 access to Moonbugs full collection of world-renowned kids entertaining and educational [...]